Definition of air-cooled in English:

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air-cooled

Pronunciation: /ˈerˌko͞old/

adjective

Cooled by means of a flow of air.
Example sentences
  • The Americans were developing larger tanks, with cast-armour hulls and turrets, better guns, and air-cooled diesel engines.
  • Sitting almost upright on one of its floats, only the severe damage to the front end, where its 14-cylinder, air-cooled radial engine was partially torn away on impact, betrays the violence that saw this aircraft downed.
  • The Navy reasoned that air-cooled radial engines offered added reliability, especially when operating over water.
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